Wednesday, June 20, 2018

An interview with Tomi Ungerer

From Print.


An interview with Tomi Ungerer conducted by Steven Heller in 2015 when both spoke at his first U.S. retrospective at the Drawing Center in New York.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

" Take That, Adolf!: The Fighting Comic Books of the Second World War"



Art historian Mark Fertig explores the geopolitical underpinnings of World War II through the colorful covers of Golden Age comic books. 


With surprising sophistication, these images reflect the complexities of that global conflict. 

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

"Careless Talk" by Fougasse

Rupert Besley in The Cartoonist's Club of Great Britain website.


There can’t be many cartoonists whose work can be said to have changed the behaviour of a nation. Nor too many whose work affected the course of fashion. And not too many, either (just two), who went on to edit Punch.

The cartoonist in question is Cyril Kenneth Bird, known to most as Fougasse.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Mihai Ignat Exhibition at the ECC

From the ECC website.


Romanian cartoonist Mihai Ignat won the European Cartoon Center prize at the 2017 Euro-Kartoenale and now has his personal exhibition in the ECC.